The 24th Annual Summer Thursday Jazz Nights series continues this week with the Santa Fe-based husband and wife duo of Barbara Bentree & John Rangel + The John Rangel Quintet, who will perform music from Rangel’s upcoming release, Darkness To Light. And next week, it’s ragtime, stride & more with pianist Scott Hooker + Entourage Jazz. Also coming up in June, it’s Minnesota based singer-songwriter Reina del Cid & the Brooklyn, NY based duo, The Other Favorites on June 29th! Check out the video snippet of the two together singing “Stuck in the middle with you.”
Then, in July, it’s the 14th Annual NM Jazz Festival, July 11-28! The opening weekend features the great Doug Lawrence New Organ Quartet (7/11); NM Jazz Latino Orchestra with Frankie Vasquez at the ABQ Museum (7/12); and the NM Jazz Fest on Civic Plaza with Marcia Ball, Leyla McCalla & hONEyhoUSe (7/13)! Wow! Then, it’s Cha Wa; the 6th Annual John Lewis Celebration with Aaron Diehl & Warren Wolf; Route 66 Summerfest Jazz Fest Stage with Horace Alexander Young and more; Edmar Castaneda; Dafnis Prieto’s Proverb Trio; Kenny Barron-Dave Holland; Stanley Clarke Band; Joey Alexander Trio; a Film Screening, Inpost Exhibit; Youth clinics and more! Check it all out here!
We look forward to seeing you all summer long for all the great music and much more!